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And it's intact as a Fox's alert as we toss -- not a Brett -- standing by his Wisconsin apparently ready to make a call in the recall race Brett.
John Fox News can now project that Wisconsin governor Scott Walker a Republican.
Will survive his recall election beating back a challenge by democratic Milwaukee mayor Tom Barrett.
Walker's victory caps months of bitter acrimony here that began when walker and Republicans in the state legislature rolled back what they considered excesses in the collective bargaining power Republican -- unions a public employee unions -- victory in a state.
That went for President Obama in 2008 gives Republicans some hope that Wisconsin actually vote Republican.
For Mitt Romney in November obviously too early to project this outcome though.
Is a big blow to big labor which has poured considerable resources into the failed effort to remove walker from office of the three recall elections of governors in US history.
Walker is now the only one to survive.
Box can also project that Walker's lieutenant governor Republican Rebecca -- fish has survived her recall election.
She has survived we'll have a full recap here.
What happened Sean on this on the early calls that it was too close to call the exit polls.
In fact a Milwaukee mayor Barrett.
Was under for four was over performing rather in the exit polls and when the raw vote total started coming in for walker all across the state.
It was clear that the projection was that walker was over performing.
In a number of different areas so the raw vote total essentially -- this up for our decision desk.
And the exit polls now we'll look at the national political picture in all of the fallout here.
In Wisconsin during a special edition of special report this evening 11 PM eastern please join us again.
The recall effort has failed for the Democrats Scott Walker has managed to hold off this recall.
As has his lieutenant governor.
Rebecca click finish we're still looking at the state senate races but that's the big news out of Wisconsin tonight you are prepare with the call right here on the Fox News Channel -- --
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